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6 Questions with Vicki Holt

Our President and CEO, Vicki Holt, recently talked with ASME to offer insights into the digital transformation of manufacturing and how companies can prepare for this rapid transition accelerated by the pandemic. Check out her Q&A.

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In the News

Harvard Medical School Nasal Swabs for COVID-19 Enter Clinical Trials
Metal AM Protolabs expands metal AM capacity with GE Additive Concept Laser X Line 2000R
Forbes Fearless Optimism: The Perils And Promise Of Market Disruption
BBC How factories change production to quickly fight coronavirus
Digital Engineering Protolabs Cool Idea Winner Receives CES Honors
ASME GE Additive and Protolabs Team Up for 2019 Met Gala
Make Parts Fast Efficiently Making One Product at a Time
Industry Week Going for Gold
Automation World Mind-Reading Wearables?
Digital Engineering (Finding) the Right Stuff
Industry Week Manufacturing Day 2019
MPO Magazine Strategic Prototyping for Human-Factors Engineering
Trend Hunter SmartCan's Motorized Trash Can Attachement Drives Itself Outside
Design 2 Part From Surgery to Cybersecurity, New Approaches to Medical Product Development
CNBC Fashion Designer Zac Posen Needed a Team of Engineers
Forbes You're Looking Fabless: Semiconductor Industry Lessons for Digital Manufacturing
Industry Week Protolabs Grows Digital Manufacturing Footprint, Celebrates Two Decades of Expansion
Star Tribune Minnesota Manufacturers Try to Manufacture Interest in Careers
Automotive Logistics In an Age of Disruption, Digital Manufacturing is Aiding the Automotive Industry
TCT Magazine Protolabs Launches Production Capabilities for Metal 3D Printing
Plastics Today The Manufacturing Revolution Will be Digitalized
3D Printing Industry Protolabs Introduces Color Matching on Molded Parts
Make Parts Fast Protolabs President & CEO on the Future of Digital Manufacturing
FF Journal DUCK! Redesigned to Quack Again on New Season of BattleBots
New York Times Jourdan Dunn Turned into a Rose for the Met Gala
3D Zac Posen, GE Additive, and Protolabs Partnered to Make 3D Printed High-Fashion Collection for 2019 Met Gala

Press Releases

February 3, 2021 Protolabs Launches All-New Digital Quoting Platform in U.S.
January 25, 2021 Protolabs Completes Acquisition of 3D Hubs
January 19, 2021 Protolabs Reaches Agreement to Acquire 3D Hubs, Creates the World’s Broadest Digital Manufacturing Offer for Custom Parts
December 14, 2020 Protolabs Announces CEO Succession Plan
November 11, 2020 Protolabs Launches All-new Digital Quoting Platform in Europe, U.S. Release to Follow in Early 2021
April 21, 2020 Protolabs Doubles Down on Metal Additive Manufacturing with World's Largest Metal 3D Printer
February 5, 2020 Brain Injury Awareness Made Possible by Protolabs' Manufacturing Grant
January 21, 2020 Paralympic Athlete 'Monster' Mike Schultz to Compete in Winter X Games Aspen 2020 with Help from Protolabs
January 3, 2020 Protolabs' 3D Printing Service Lands Wayzn CES Innovation Award Honors
December 12, 2019 Healthcare Grant from Protolabs Spurs a Pair of Creative Feeding Tube Inventions
November 11, 2019 Breakthrough Mind-Reading Wearable Device to Launch in 2020 with Help from Protolabs’ Cool Idea Award
September 24, 2019 Autonomous SmartCan Gets One Step Closer to Alleviating Consumer Chores with Help from Protolabs' Cool Idea Award
September 9, 2019 Protolabs Adds Carbon Technology to Its 3D Printing Service
August 2, 2019

Protolabs Names Moonhie Chin to Board of Directors

June 18, 2019 Sniffer Robotics Looks to Reduce Landfill Emissions with Help from Protolabs' Cool Idea Award
June 10, 2019

Protolabs Introduces Precision Color Matching on Molded Parts

June 4, 2019

Protolabs Launches Production Capabilities for Metal 3D Printing

May 16, 2019

Protolabs Celebrates 20 Years of Digital Manufacturing with Grand Opening of New Facility

May 7, 2019

Zac Posen x GE Additive x Protolabs unveil breathtaking 3D printing collaboration at the Met Gala

April 23, 2019

Protolabs Cool Idea Award Teams Up with Cleveland Clinic Innovations

March 21, 2019 Protolabs and Wohlers Associates Team Up for Immersive Course on Design for Additive Manufacturing